Pneumococcal vaccination for the elderly

About 2022 vaccination business

Those who are eligible in 2022 can be vaccinated between April 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023.

In addition, in 2022, Bunkyo Ward will continue to subsidize the cost of pneumococcal vaccination for the elderly (voluntary) for those aged 75 and over who are not eligible for the routine pneumococcal vaccination for the elderly. .

Periodic pneumococcal vaccination for the elderly

Please click here for information on pneumococcal vaccination for the elderly.

[Those who will be 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100 years old in 2022]

Subsidies for pneumococcal vaccination costs for the elderly in Bunkyo City (optional)

Click here for information on the Bunkyo Ward Pneumococcal Vaccination Cost Subsidy for the Elderly (optional).

About the vaccination interval with the new coronavirus vaccine

Regarding the vaccination interval with the new coronavirus vaccine, in principle, the new coronavirus vaccine and other vaccines cannot be administered at the same time. The new coronavirus vaccine and other vaccines can be given two weeks after receiving one of the other vaccines.

Schedule example

If you receive the new coronavirus vaccine first

・New coronavirus vaccine (manufactured by Pfizer) 1st time

↓ 3 weeks

・New coronavirus vaccine (manufactured by Pfizer) 2nd time

↓ 2 weeks or more

・Pneumococcal vaccine for the elderly

When receiving the pneumococcal vaccine for the elderly first

・Pneumococcal vaccine for the elderly

↓ 2 weeks or more

・New coronavirus vaccine (manufactured by Pfizer) 1st time

↓ 3 weeks

・New coronavirus vaccine (manufactured by Pfizer) 2nd time

*In any of the above cases, please be careful not to receive the pneumococcal vaccine for the elderly between the first and second new coronavirus vaccines.

Contact information

1-16-21 Kasuga, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-8555

Bunkyo Civic Center 16th floor north side

Prevention Division Infectious Disease Control Section (Vaccination)

Phone number: 03-5803-1834

Fax: 03-5803-1294

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